Conflict Resolution

Conflict resolution: strategies for resolving conflicts and disputes in the workplace, including tips for effective communication and problem-solving.

Timeless Skills for Assistants to Learn and Lead

Top 5 Timeless Skills for Assistants

In 2020, assistants faced an array of challenges in the workplace. This year has already shown to be just as challenging. Your ability to thrive and navigate through the uncertainties thrown your way will require a particular skill set – timeless skills. As companies reshift their goals this year and executives are faced with pressure …

Top 5 Timeless Skills for Assistants Read More »

Dealing with a difficult boss

Dealing With a Difficult Boss

Working with people has its pros and cons. When you work with others you are able to bounce around ideas, collaborate, get feedback, and share knowledge. However, when you work with difficult people, you may experience resistance. In the past, we’ve touched on how to deal with difficult people but let’s face it, dealing with …

Dealing With a Difficult Boss Read More »

Emotional Intelligence for Assistants

Emotional Intelligence for Administrative Assistants

I have grown to love speaking on and teaching assistants about emotional intelligence. This definitely is a skill every assistant needs to know. This is a skill you can use every single day! In our World Class Assistant course, we cover this topic and participants work on real work world case studies. They are scenarios …

Emotional Intelligence for Administrative Assistants Read More »


Set Healthy Boundaries at Work

An important component to self-management versus stress-management is to set healthy boundaries in the workplace. In this article what kind of boundaries and with whom. As administrative assistants and executive assistants, you can often feel like setting boundaries might get you fired or your leader will think you are not a team player. Some people …

Set Healthy Boundaries at Work Read More »


Getting Things Done

Welcome to this blog on getting things done in the workplace! As an administrative assistant with 28 years of experience, I know firsthand the challenges of juggling multiple tasks and demands. In this post, I’ll be sharing some of my favorite tips and strategies for managing conflicting priorities, organizing your workspace, neutralizing information overload, and …

Getting Things Done Read More »

Scroll to Top

Join Our Administrative Community

Join a community of administrative professionals who have taken advantage of our free career development tools. You will receive FREE ACCESS to Webinars, Monday Motivators, Special Discounts, Email Announcements, and much more!
By filling out this form and clicking submit, I agree to receive emails from Office Dynamics International. You may unsubscribe at any time from the bottom of our emails.